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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Imports: Sublimed sulfur

Sublimed sulfur, the No. 1153 import by value totaled $394,241 for the month of August, $2.96 million through August of 2019, and $3.14 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1India$2.4 M
2Japan$312,199
3China$218,902
4United Kingdom$10,454
5Germany$9,054
6Slovenia$8,894
7Switzerland$2,954
8Canada$0
9Israel$0
10Mexico$0
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U.S. imports of Sublimed sulfur increased 37.54 percent through August to $2.96 million

U.S. imports of Sublimed sulfur increased 37.54 percent from $2.15 million to $2.96 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1153 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1167 for the last full year with a total value of $3.14 million, a $71,417, 2.23 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $2,397,913
2Japan $312,199
3China $218,902
4United Kingdom $10,454
5Germany $9,054
6Slovenia $8,894
7Switzerland $2,954
8Italy $0

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $934,542
2Atlanta/Savannah $111,128
3Dallas $29,040
4Houston $25,931
5Anchorage $17,000
6Los Angeles $14,122
7Chicago $7,480
8Cleveland $4,384
9New York City $3,070
10Boston $2,309

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia rose 221.25 percent compared to last year to $2.4 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 360.69 percent compared to last year to $298,656.
  • Port of Charleston rose 733.88 percent compared to last year to $122,555.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 91.44 percent compared to last year to $101,100.
  • Port of Houston fell 67.2 percent compared to last year to $16,500.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 India increased $475,239, 24.72 percent, (81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $312,199, 0 percent, (10.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $14,148, 6.91 percent, (7.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $10,454, 0 percent, (0.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $8,994, 49.83 percent, (0.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.6 percent of all these Sublimed sulfur imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.95 million of the $2.96 million total.

All totaled, 99.12 percent of all these Sublimed sulfur imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $2.93 million of the $2.96 million total